International Lawyer & Counsel at the Office of the President of Ghana, Kow Essuman(ESQ), has been voted the Most Influential Young Ghanaian in 2017.
Kow Essuman is a specialist in corporate and commercial litigation and arbitration law, and practices in three different jurisdictions – England and Wales, New York State and Ghana. He is currently serving as counsel at the office of the President of Ghana. He has previously served at Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah, Reindorf Chambers and Dolphine Solicitors.
The Most influential Ghanaian poll is one of the most credible and respected annual rankings organised by reputed rating agency, Avance Media.
Head of GhOne TV News and Host of State of Affairs, Nana Aba Anamoah was also voted as the Most Influential Young Ghanaian Woman.
Empowerment Worship Center’s Founder, Pastor Gideon Danso, Brian Amoateng Outreach Ministries’ President, Prophet Brian Amoateng, Member of Parliament and Deputy Minister of Information, Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah and celebrity blogger, Ameyaw Debrah were among the top 5 most influential young Ghanaians respectively.
Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media says he hopes the annual polls will inspire young people to create a positive environment that will encourage other Ghanaian youth to excel in their various endeavours.
“I hope that by sharing their experiences, the various winners will inspire a whole generation and serve as mentors for other young people in their communities,” said Mr Akpah.
See winners in the various categories below:
- Business – Nana Appiah Mensah, Zylofon Media & MenzGold Ghana
- Entertainment – Stonebwoy, Musician
- Law & Governance – Kow Essuman, Lawyer & Office of the President of Ghana
- Leadership & Civil Society – Gideon Danso, Empowerment Worship Center
- Lifestyle – Ameyaw Debrah, Blogger
- Media – Nana Aba Anamoah, GhOne TV
- Personal Development & Academia – Brian Amoateng– Brian Amoateng Outreach Ministries
- Science & Technology – Godwin Martey– Websoft Solutions
- Social Enterprise & Philanthropy – Ama Duncan, The Fabulous Woman Network
- Sports – Asamoah Gyan, Kayserispor FK